The preliminary tournaments wound up today. The Big Show starts tomorrow at 5a in the Eastern United States. The winners today deserve credit for supporting their respective tours.
Andrea Petkovic won at Strasbourg after Marion Bartoli, citing a quad injury, retired down 4-6, 0-1.
Team Germany defeated Argentina to win the Power Horse World Team Cup in Dusseldorf.
Caroline Wozniacki battled for two hours and thirty five minutes to defeat Peng Shuai to win the initial WTA Premier event in Brussels.
Nicolas Almagro won the ATP tournament at Nice. He defeated Victor Hanescu.